Tag Archives: Street market

Chicken and Egg InsaDong

Chicken and Egg InsaDong.


Seaweed For Soup

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It’s cut up into soup for women post pregnancy!

Dramatic black and lacy seaweed.


Dumplings in Daejeon Market

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Sometimes Asian food is all about the dumplings!


Name This Vegetable

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Kohlrabi; unloved, underappreciated!


Hong Kong in January

I moved to Hong Kong in January 2008 for a position as Executive Chef.

I had the first few days free,

and wandered around near the provided serviced apartment in Causeway Bay.

It is as crowded as it looks. Someone once walked right over the tops of my feet.

Walking corn ad

Walking Corn Ad outside of Sogo, a giant Japanese department store/supermarket

Lamb butcher

Hong Kong still has open air markets and food stalls, but these are disappearing.

On many corners there are 7-elevens and Circle Ks.

Seafood Stall

Hong Kong Seafood stall

HK bbq

Hong Kong surely has the best BBQ!

And some of the best views!

View for 29 Kai Wai Man Road

From my terrace on Ka Wai Man Road in Kennedy Town, Hong Kong


Hong Kong, Dubai and US! Live #BelowTheLine challenge – $1.50 a day for food and drink for 5 days


Wan Chai Wet Market

Rose Apple/Love Apple

Jack Fruit

Custard Apple/Cherimoya/Soursop

Mangosteen: Queen of Fruit


Dragon Fruit

Also available in white!


Bay Berry

Fresh fruit and vegetables are available all year round in Hong Kong.

Bay Berries are native to Asia and are in season.

I purchased 3 pieces for $4HK – around $.50US – were priced at $30HK per pound.

Blueberries are available throughout the year from different corners of the world.

I bought blueberries this week in Welcome, 4.4oz/125 grams for around $2US from Hurst’s Berry Farm in Sheridan, Oregon, USA.

Cheap eats are healthy and abundant in Hong Kong!


Market Street Shop, Kennedy Town, Hong Kong


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